Archive for May, 2018

Why Asian Pacific American Heritage Month is still necessary

Posted on May 23rd, 2018 by imprentacomm

We are the fastest growing major racial group, yet we’re still starved for representation. The minute any Asian American makes an appearance in the mainstream media, the Facebook walls and Twitter feeds of other Asian Americans light up: We like the posts about Chloe Kim winning the Olympic Gold Medal for snowboarding, or retweet the […]

Asian-Pacific-American success and pride unfold in Central Florida

Posted on May 23rd, 2018 by imprentacomm

  May is Asian-Pacific-American Heritage Month, dedicated to celebrating the contributions of the Asian-American community to our great nation. Though Asians have been in America since the time of Ferdinand Magellan, the numbers have always been small, though not for a lack of trying (see Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882). Indeed, May was chosen to […]

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Olympic Figure Skater Among Honorees During 2018 API Heritage Month

Posted on May 21st, 2018 by imprentacomm

Sacramento – The California Joint Asian Pacific Islander Legislative Caucus announces the honorees for this year’s API Heritage Month “Excellence Awards” today (Monday, May 14th) at the State Capitol. Excellence in Advocacy: Amanda Nguyen – Founder and CEO of Rise Excellence in Business:  Ron Wong – President and CEO of Imprenta Communications Group, Inc. Excellence […]